WoRMS taxon details

Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829

218524  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218524)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found in coastal waters on sandy subtrate, including coralline areas. Also enters lakes in Madagascar and eastern coasts of...  
Description Found in coastal waters on sandy subtrate, including coralline areas. Also enters lakes in Madagascar and eastern coasts of Africa (Ref. 4323). Occurs at temperatures ranging from 26 to 29°C (Ref. 4959). Not a common food fish. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218524 on 2018-11-20
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Found in coastal waters on sandy subtrate, including coralline areas. Also enters lakes in Madagascar and eastern coasts of Africa (Ref. 4323). Occurs at temperatures ranging from 26 to 29°C (Ref. 4959). Not a common food fish. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English whipfin silver-biddy  [details]
Japanese イトヒキサギ  [details]